Student visa is granted after obtaining NOC from Ministry of Education/Economics Affairs Division/Ministry of Health (as the case may be) and foreign Mission in Pakistan of the respective country and security clearance.
NOC is granted of the security cleared students for entry visa to the Mission abroad for three months with single entry.
Visa to domestic servants of diplomats is issued free of charge, on the principle of reciprocity.
All foreign missions are required to furnish their applications for visa extension, well before the expiry of their visas, through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Foreign Students studying in Pakistan on proper student visa are granted visa/visa extension for one year with one re-entry.
The same procedure is applied to foreign teachers of International Islamic University, Islamabad.
"They call us niggers and say they want to drive us off what they say is their turf."You try to fight back but they always outnumber the people they attack. One 15-year-old was assaulted by about 10 Pakistanis on Thursday.
Regional Passport Offices: Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Swat, Bannu, Abbottabad, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Kohat, Muzaffarabad, Mirpur, Rawalpindi, Sialkot, Sargodha, Hyderabad, Sukkar, Larkana, DI Khan, Multan, Bahawalpur, Faisalabad, DG Khan, Mardan, Raheem Yar Khan, Timergarah, Jehlum, Bagh. A priest at the Sikh temple in the Pleck district said: "We condemn all violence."He blamed the problem on the breakdown of traditional families, discipline and respect."It's not racial hatred as much as deprivation, boredom and a desire for violence," he said.Their targets are Afro-Caribbean youths and their weapons are racial abuse, baseball bats and knives."This is a secret war," said Moses Whyte, a former Labour councillor and an adviser with Tora, a charity that works closely with the Citizens' Advice Bureau."The police don't want to know because they see this as a black-on-black thing.